1977 supplement to alcoholism and problem drinking, 1970-1975
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1977 supplement to alcoholism and problem drinking, 1970-1975 a statistical analysis of VA hospital patients by Alice P Carmody

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Published by Veterans Administration, Office of Controller, Reports and Statistics Service in Washington .
Written in English


  • Alcoholism -- United States -- Statistics,
  • Alcoholics -- United States -- Statistics

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Other titlesAlcoholism and problem drinking, 1970-1975
StatementAlice P. Carmody, Louis Mesard, Biometrics Division
SeriesController monograph ; no. 8
ContributionsMesard, Louis, joint author, United States. Veterans Administration. Reports and Statistics Service, United States. Veterans Administration. Biometrics Division
The Physical Object
Paginationv. 56 p. :
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14945717M

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